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March 19, 2018 12:00 AM Sharifs ‘root cause of defect’: Pervaiz

LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League-Q senior central leader Ch Pervaiz Elahi has said that there is no defect in the judiciary, army and parliament, but Nawaz Sharif and Shahbaz Sharif are the root cause of the defect. After ruling for 22 years, how Shahbaz Sharif is asking all to work in unison, whereas, he was on the forefront of attack on judiciary and was offering 1

March 18, 2018 12:00 AM FIRs against PTM activists protested

PESHAWAR: The Pashtun Tahaffuz Movement (PTM) and Pakhtun Zalmi Swat on Saturday staged protest against the registration of first information reports (FIRs) against their leaders in Qilla Saifullah, Zhob, Swat and Quetta. The protest rally was staged outside the Peshawar Press Club, which was led among others by Haider Mohmand, Ghairat Yousafzai, Aimal 2

March 9, 2018 3:53 AM China’s Chongqing invites Pakistani investors to attend logistics, auto exhibitions

CHENGDU: Chairman of China’s Chongqing city department for international trade has invited Pakistani businessmen and industrialists to attend global logistics exhibition and 16th Motor Cycle Expo being held in Chongqing later this year. Chairman of the CCPIT (China Council for the Promotion of International Trade) Chongqing, He Yi with his delegation 17

March 9, 2018 12:00 AM Blatter wishes Platini bribery case would come to an end

The former FIFA president has been under investigation since 2015 over an “illegal payment” to Michel Platini, and would like the whole thing to be wrapped up. Blatter, talking to journalists in Zurich on Thursday, said “nothing” had happened since September 2015, the date of the opening of proceedings against him for “corrupt management” stemming from the two million 16

March 7, 2018 12:00 AM IBM settles legal dispute with diversity officer hired by Microsoft

SAN FRANCISCO: International Business Machines Corp on Monday said it settled a trade secrets lawsuit it brought against its former chief diversity officer who left for a similar job at Microsoft Corp. The settlement allows Lindsay-Rae McIntyre to begin working at Microsoft in July. Armonk, New York-based IBM alleged in a Feb. 12 complaint in federal 10

March 2, 2018 12:00 AM Won’t comment on hearsay like Imran: Nawaz

ISLAMABAD: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif Thursday said he is reviewing the ongoing controversy regarding Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan's Banigala residence. Speaking to the media after appearing in the accountability court, Nawaz Sharif said unlike Imran Khan, he will not spread unverified allegations on hearsay. He added that he will make a statement 10

February 28, 2018 1:49 AM IHC seeks another extension in tenure of accountability judge

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) has asked the ministry of law and justice to give another extension to the tenure of District and Sessions Judge (D&SJ) Mohammad Bashir as the judge of the accountability court-I of Islamabad. The judge is conducting trials of ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his family members and former finance minister 9

February 25, 2018 12:00 AM Morocco detains, summons media workers after publisher held

CASABLANCA, Morocco: Moroccan police on Saturday detained a journalist and summoned for questioning two employees from an independent media group, a day after its outspoken publisher was detained, his newspaper said. Prominent publisher and journalist Taoufiq Bouachrine, known for editorials critical of authorities in the North African country, was arrested 4

February 21, 2018 12:00 AM Private schools fee increase caseOnline complaint system against schools fee ordered

LAHORE: The Lahore High Court on Tuesday ordered the Punjab government to make sure that private schools receive online complaints from parents about their fee structure. Justice Shahid Jamil Khan also asked education department to run an awareness campaign for parents and public at large. Muhammad Shahid and a number of other parents had filed petitions 13

February 20, 2018 6:47 AM Two lawyers shot dead outside Lahore session court

LAHORE: A lawyer opened fire outside a session court on Tuesday, killing two other lawyers. According to Geo New, the gunman was identified as Kashif Rajput while the slain as Awais and Rana Nadeem. Police said the gunman and the Rana Nadeem  were cousins and a personal enmity was the motive behind the murder. The police said Rana Nadeem was killed 10